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Saint Francis of Assisi

Hieronymus [Jerome] Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1553–1619)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 914; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1135 (aI)

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.8 x 8 cm (5 7/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

P6904

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, below image: Humiliauit se in omnibus, et coram/Deo inuenit gratiam.

Signed

below image: Hieronymus Wierx excudit. Cum Gratia et Priuilegio. Piermans.

Markings

verso, collector's mark in red: H.F.S.; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6904; in graphite: 914

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund